Compare Apple iPhone 5 vs Nokia Lumia 525

Feature Comparison

  • Both Apple iPhone 5 and Nokia Lumia 525 have same Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Apple iPhone 5's is 50.0% more than Nokia Lumia 525
  • Both Apple iPhone 5 and Nokia Lumia 525 have same RAM
 
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 525
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Spec Score 
100 /100
42 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
61 Value For Money Score
49 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4 inch 4 inch   
Screen Resolution
1136 x 640 pixels 800 x 480 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
326 PPI 233.2 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass -   
Bezel Less
No -   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Apple A series Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.2GHz 1GHz   
Processor
Apple A6 Qualcomm Snapdragon 836   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Dual-Core   
RAM
1GB 1GB   
Graphics
PowerVR SGX543 MP3 Adreno 305   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 5MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No -   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP -   
Dual Selfie Camera
No -   
Camera Details
Autofocus, Simultaneous HD Video & Image Recording, HDR 1/4'' Sensor Size, Geo-Tagging   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) HD Video Recording (720p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus   
General Specifications     
Operating System
iOS Windows Phone   
OS Version
- -   
OS Detail
iOS 6 Windows Phone 8   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Apple Lightning Connector Micro USB   
Features
GPS FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope -   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 119.9 x 64 x 9.9   
Weight
112 grams 124 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White Black, White, Yellow   
Build Material
Metal Unibody -   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
1 year manufacturer warranty for device and 6 months manufacturer warranty for in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase -   
Body SAR
1.18W/kg -   
Head SAR
1.18W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual -   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 8GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
12.9GB -   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 64GB   
OTG Support
Yes, Compatible through accompanying apps (SanDisk iXpand, Strontium Nitro iDrive) -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM -   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No -   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - GSM A1428, CDMA 800 / 1900 / 2100 - CDMA A1429 -   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - GSM A1428, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - CDMA A1429 -   
4G Bands
LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - GSM A1428, LTE 700 / 850 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 - CDMA A1429, LTE 850 / 1800 / 2100 - GSM A1429 -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1440mAh 1430mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
No -   

Apple iPhone 5 vs Nokia Lumia 525 Specs

Specs
Apple iPhone 5Nokia Lumia 525  
Screen Size 4 inch4 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP5MP  
RAM 1GB1GB  
Battery Capacity 1440mAh1430mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP  

Apple iPhone 5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Compact size helps for one handed use
  • Good Rear Camera
  • Metal and Glass design makes it look and feel premium
The Bad
  • Battery Life could have been better
  • Ageing hardware now, launched in 2012

Nokia Lumia 525 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • The curved back makes the phone sit in the palm very comfortably
  • Metro UI is really well optimized and feels very fluid
  • Back panels on the phone can be interchanged
  • Dedicated camera button is really useful
The Bad
  • Lacks flash light on the back
  • No front facing camera
  • Poor outdoor visibility on the screen
  • Windows Phone ecosystem has very limited applications

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